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Catalog Number 1973.28.3
Object Name Card, Advertising
Title Advertising Card, Guy & Husband, Merchant Tailors
Date Circa 1885
Year Range from 1880.0
Year Range to 1890.0
Description Advertising Card; one side of paper card is a coloured print of a fashionable lady carrying a red umbrella and walking a little white dog. She is wearing a rather large brimmed red had with a white feather and red buckle shoes. Her dress is a white, red and blue and has a bustle. At the top, printed in brown lettering against the gold background: "GUY & HUSBAND, Merchant Tailors, GUELPH, ONT." In the lower left corner of the picture is printed "BUFFORD".
The reverse side is a promotional ad printed in brown lettering on an off-white background.
"LATEST STYLES / LONDON AND NEW YORK / HATS / GUY & HUSBAND'S - THE NOBBY MERCHANT TAILORS."
People Guy, George
Husband, Wm. N.
Search Terms Wyndham Street
Guy and Husband Merchant Tailors
Subjects ADVERTISEMENT
COMMERCIAL - TAILORS
COSTUME - FEMALE
ANIMALS - DOGS
COMMERCIAL - MILLINERY
Dimensions 11.5 x 7.75 cm. - L x W